Read the letter below on purchasing pages for the program books that will be used at each Department function. Promote you Post/Auxiliary or a candidate for an office.
The new VFW Auxiliary Podium Edition books are now available to purchase from National.
VFW AUXILIARY DEPT OF MISSOURI
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
2:00 P.M. Line Officers Meeting, Department President’s Room
5:00 P.M. Dinner for National Representative (By Invitation Only)
7:30 P.M. Department Council of Administration Meeting
Floor Practice to follow Council Meeting
SATURDAY OCTOBER 1, 2016
(Official Look Shirt for Line Officers/Floor Team)
7:00 A.M. Breakfast – Come meet our National Representative
8:30 A.M. Department Meeting
Noon Lunch on your own
1:00 – 2:00 P.M. Recruiter Training by National Recruiter Trainer, Betty Arnold
2:00 P.M. Ways ‘n Means Winners announced
2:30– 3:00 P.M. Department Chairmen’s Meeting, Dept. Pres. Room
3:15 – 3:45 P.M. District Presidents’ Meeting, Dept. Pres. Room
6:30 P.M. Doors open for Banquet – Cash Bar Available
7:00 P.M. Dept. Commander & Dept. President’s Dinner
(Patriotic or Cops ‘n Robbers; Casual Attire)
* Addition/Corrections from Original Agenda – Everyone encouraged to attend. I learn something new every time I set in on one of Betty’s sections.
The Radisson in Branson now has a new photo for their Wall of Fame. This was delivered earlier this month by Department Historian, Mary K. Thurman
You can look at the agenda for the Fall Conference here. Agenda is subject to change. Agenda for Sept-Oct 2016 C of A Meeting
Mark your calendar and come join St. Charles Auxiliary as they have their quilt bingo on Sunday, October 30, 2016.
QUICK DD 214
FOR MISSOURI VETERANS ONLY
No need to wait weeks for your Veterans DD 214. The Office of the Missouri Adjutant Generals Office has Veterans Records/Archives for most DD-214’s on file and will FAX to you.
- Call Liz at 573-638 9683 to get a form 180 faxed to you. (No need-if you have a 180 on hand.) Or you can download / print from VFW Forms. (
- Have the Veteran supply what information they can on Form 180 and have Veteran “Sign” on right bottom of form to give permission to release information. Put your FAX number on the left at the bottom or indicate where you want it mailed.
- Fax the Form 180 to 573-638 9546 and Liz will FAX you the Veterans DD-214.
- You are done.
VFW Post 3944 will host a book signing with William “Doc” Anderson on Friday, August 5, 2016. They are not sure of the start time, but he will be there until 1:00 pm. Doc wrote the book, Battlefield Doc, the memoirs of a Korean War Combat Medic. Come join him at Post 3944 and hear about his story. This is also when they have their fish fry, so bring your family and enjoy the company and great food.
We are excited to introduce you to our new and improved Department of Missouri web site. All program material can be located on the left side of our page. Membership updates on our percentages will be on the right side, below our Department President’s logo and theme. General Orders are located on the bar at the top. If there are things missing, please send an email and we will try to put what you need on the site. ENJOY!